Casual Custodians - Robson Valley

Job Code: 2939622

Job Details

Position Notes: Applications from entry level persons not holding full qualifications will be considered.

Normal hours of work 2:30 pm - 11:00 pm and/or weekend shifts.

Please be advised that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

TITLE: CUSTODIAN - Robson Valley


REPORTS TO: School Principal or Department Head

With general direction the Custodian performs routine cleaning of District Buildings within clearly defined work methods and performs building security functions. He/she works cooperatively with other employees, students and the public.


  • Mop, sweep and wax floors, vacuum rugs and spot clean and dust as necessary.
  • Washes walls, windows and door glass.
  • Changes lights
  • Cleans desks, counter tops, and changes chair glides as required.
  • Cleans and sanitizes washrooms, meal rooms, classroom sinks, drinking fountains and replenishes supplies.
  • Empties and cleans wastepaper receptacles, garbage pails and pencil sharpeners. Disposes of refuse.
  • Locks doors and secures windows in allocated areas at termination of shift.
  • Ensures that appropriate lights are shut off.
  • Checks with the principal or supervisor concerning door locking times and checks all doors and windows following evening activities.
  • Assesses emergency situations and contacts appropriate department or authorities.
  • Familiarizes self with District’s custodial guidelines as outlined in the Custodial Handbook.
  • Familiarizes self with the District security systems.
  • Cleans chalkboard ledges and erasers as required.
  • Wet mops floors as required.
  • Clears exit doors.
  • Tests fire alarms.
  • During school holidays performs major cleaning operations and assists with interior cleaning as directed by the principal and/or the Custodial Supervisor.
  • Cleans custodial equipment and reports items needing major repairs to the Principal.
  • May be assigned to provide access and equipment to designated areas for groups such as extra-curricular school activity, night classes and community groups as pre-arranged by the Principal.
  • Assists other custodians as required.
  • Performs other custodial or emergent duties as required by the Principal.


  • Building Maintenance Certificate or six months of specific experience.
  • Ability to perform physical labour and to be able to use heavy cleaning equipment.
  • Basic computer skills required.
  • Ability to plan and schedule work and organize workload effectively so that essential cleanup is accomplished in the time available.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to give and receive oral and written instructions in English.
  • Ability to read and follow safety instructions and WHMIS labels/directions.
  • Ability to use courtesy and tact in the explanation of and discussion of information in contacts with public, parents, staff and students.
  • Ability to perform individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work afternoon or day shift.
  • Ability to work with interruptions.


Floor polisher/scrubber, vacuum cleaner (wet-dry), wax applicator, dry mop, wet mop, castor bucket and press, telephone, hand tools.


  • Sufficient vision to perform custodial functions.
  • Fundamental physical ability to operate heavy custodial equipment.
  • Manual dexterity

How to Apply:

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If you encounter a problem with the application process, please contact the help line at Make a Future or alternately, Helen Schlick, Human Resources Advisor at or call 250-561-6800 ext. 230.

**Only candidates that are shortlisted for an interview will be contacted**

Posted On
May 06, 2024
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Prince George
Multiple locations
Employment Start Date
Start Immediately
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Certificates & Diplomas